Released in June of 1986, Emerson Lake and Powell represented a brawny, 1980s-era update of the old ELP sound — courtesy in part of a different drummer whose name also happened to begin with P. Seems Carl Palmer, co-founder with Greg Lake and Keith Emerson of Emerson Lake and Palmer, became unavailable due to contractual obligations with his other bandRead More
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This Mid-Year Best of 2015 list also includes Emerson Lake and Palmer, Gov’t Mule, Jeff Beck, Lead Belly, the Knack and the Staple Singers.
Here is a review of the 3-CD remastered version of Emerson Lake and Palmer’s classic 1972 release, ‘Trilogy.’ Jakko Jakszyk’s remix does the music justice.
Carl Palmer isn’t sorry about reworking Emerson Lake and Palmer: ‘I have every right to do what I want’
Carl Palmer talks about the decision to reformulate Emerson Lake and Palmer songs with guitar-focused arrangements for ELP Legacy.
Released on March 17, 1977, Emerson Lake and Palmer’s ‘Works Vol. 1′ arrived more than three years after ‘Brain Salad Surgery.’ Much had changed.
Greg Lake has long been associated with cover images for both King Crimson and Emerson Lake and Palmer. Without them, he says music is diffeent.
Even today, controversy surrounds Greg Lake’s message of anti-commercialism in ‘I Believe in Father Christmas,’ a No. 2 UK hit from 1975.
For Emerson Lake and Palmer, completing “Toccata” was quite a journey: ‘He looked like he was in pain!’
Emerson Lake and Palmer ended up a quest to gain permission from the original composer of this stand-out track from 1973’s ‘Brain Salad Surgery.’
‘Love Beach’ was the lowest-charting LP of an otherwise celebrated era.
These two clearly aren’t finished, even if Emerson Lake and Palmer seems to be.